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Oct 30th, 2012 | Filed under Events
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I have a homeowners policy with the DoNotDisclose Insurance Company. DoNotDisclose is a large, primarily personal lines company.   My policy term ends on Oct 8 every year.  This past August, I received the dec page and invoice for the new year, and paid it in full online.  I mean, I thought I paid it […]

Oct 21st, 2012 | Filed under Insurance, Marketing

A lot has been said and written about the political and economic situation in Europe. Interesting news came from Oslo last week with the Nobel Committee awarding the Peace Nobel Prize to the European Union. While I reckon that some may be right to believe that the 70-year period of peaceful time we have been […]

Oct 15th, 2012 | Filed under IT, Market Trends, Strategy

Last Wednesday during the Retail Insurance Conference (in Spanish: “Cumbre Internacional de Seguros Masivos”) I had the pleasure of moderating a session panel about “The Future of Retail Insurance in Latin America” with the participation of Hilario Itriago, Director of IT & Operations Latin America for Royal Sun Alliance Group; Felix Chan Head of Science, Commercial […]

Oct 12th, 2012 | Filed under Insurance

Since Karen Monks and I held our webinar on the strategies and options for managing closed blocks, we have had a number of follow-up questions.   We’ll aim to answer as many as possible in this blog.    If you any further questions, then please do not hesitate to contact us directly. What regulatory /compliance problems […]

Oct 10th, 2012 | Filed under Insurance

Since Karen Monks and I held our webinar on the strategies and options for managing closed blocks, we have had a number of follow-up questions. We’ll aim to answer as many as possible in this blog. If you any further questions, then please do not hesitate to contact us directly. What regulatory /compliance problems do […]

Oct 10th, 2012 | Filed under Insurance, IT, Market Trends, Outsourcing, Regulation, Strategy

The insurance industry is currently engaged in an important discussion about the potential opportunities and risks presented by modern cloud architecture. Insurers have a continuing need to reduce operational costs, increase flexibility and most importantly become better at communicating and integrating with partners and customers. Cloud computing models have the potential to help in all […]

Oct 3rd, 2012 | Filed under Insurance